Jim Marquardson

Assistant Professor - Computer Information Systems

Dr. Jim Marquardson is an Assistant Professor of Information Assurance & Cyber Defense. Jim earned his Ph.d. from the University of Arizona in Management Information Systems where he researched novel ways to detect lies using modern technology. Jim has published articles in journals such as Decision Support Systems, Interacting with Computers, and the Journal of Information Systems Education. His research interests include human-computer interaction, persuasive technology, information security, data analytics, and education.

Jim has worked in information technology at Zions Bank and Exxon Mobil. He chose to return to academia so that he could prepare the next generation of information technology professionals. Jim uses a hands-on approach to teaching cyber security topics. His students build computer networks, create virtual machines, and develop software.

Jim enjoys mountain biking, baking, college football, ethical hacking, programming, and music.

Jim Marquardson